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precarious
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
unsafe or in danger of getting worse — especially in danger of falling
  • If two or three of the heavier boys could band together at one end, they could make precarious sitting for the unlucky female at the other end.
    p. 85.2

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